Tyler Seguin and Aly Raisman are going to end up dating if the Boston media has its way. The 20-year-old Bruins center and 18-year-old Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast traded tweets over the past few weeks, and inquiring minds would like to know if they have a future.
Matters started with Raisman’s Olympic profile, which lists Seguin as her favorite Bruins player. That may have been the green light Seguin needed to initiate contact with Raisman over Twitter:
@tylerseguin92 thanks :) really excited to watch you play this season!
— Alexandra Raisman (@Aly_Raisman) August 1, 2012
Alright, so things started off warmly between the two. But the flirtation continued at the urging of a few reporters.
When Raisman returned from London, a reporter asked if she planned to meet Seguin.
“Depends if he wants to meet me,” the gymnast reportedly replied.
The media push continued when a BostonBruins.com TV reporter asked Seguin about Raisman during the center’s appearance at a Lowell Spinners game: